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Long Island Select Healthcare, Inc. Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner OR Physician Assistant - Full Time - Riverhead in Riverhead, New York

Description

Long Island Select Healthcare Inc. (LISH) is a comprehensive network of community health centers under a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) model. We provide Article 16 and 28 clinic services at 8 locations across Suffolk County, New York. LISH is currently searching for a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in Family Medicine for our Riverhead location who will report to the Chief Medical Officer. We are looking for energetic individuals who will have the opportunity to work with LISH's experienced clinical staff. A successful candidate will be an experienced and confident professional, they will possess strong communication and analytical skills. This is an opportunity to join an innovative medical clinic with onsite and home based telemedicine opportunities. New Graduates Welcome! Applicant must be able to work Full-Time, M-F (Flex - 4 day workweek available)

General duties include:

  • Provides comprehensive care to patients in an ambulatory care setting.

  • Provides consultations by examining patients; reviewing medical records, reports, and logs; researching information and developing conclusions and care recommendations.

  • Adhere to professional standards, practice policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements, and regulatory standards.

  • Works as a team player assisting other staff providers with developing diagnosis and patient treatment options.

  • Prescribes or administer treatment, therapy, medication, and other care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury.

  • Orders, performs and interprets test and analyze records, reports and examination information to diagnose patients’ condition.

  • Records and maintains patient information such as medical history, reports and examination results. Monitors patients’ conditions and progress and re-evaluation treatments as necessary.

  • Reviews health risk assessments (HRA’s) to help determine a plan of care.

  • Explains procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients.

  • Refers patients to medical specialists or other practitioners when necessary.

  • Updates job knowledge by participating in continuing medical educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.

  • Contributor involved with LISH's PCMH Initiative, Chronic Care Management Program, Quality Initiatives, telemedicine opportunities, and more!

Requirements:

  • Graduated from a regionally accredited school

  • Licensed & Registered to practice in NY by the NYS Department of Education

  • National Certification Required (i.e.: ANCC or AANP, or NCCPA)

  • New graduates are welcome

  • Bilingual Preferred

  • Scheduling Software and EMR experience, eClinicalworks preferred

  • BLS certified

  • Ability and means to travel to other sites for coverage as needed

Benefits

  • 4 Weeks Paid Vacation, 10 Sick Days, 3 Personal Days, & 10 Holidays Per Year

  • Medical, Dental & Vision available

  • Short & Long-Term Disability

  • Group Term Life

  • Eligibility for Student Loan Repayment Programs

  • Flex 4-day work schedule

Why LISH?

Our Core Values help us make a difference in our community

  • Here's what our Employees & Interns have to say about LISH:

  • "My direct manager, is great! [They are] always asking for feedback on my work day and doing what [they] can to make the days run more smoothly for all involved."

  • "The most valuable thing I took from my (interning) experience was the focus of keeping patients first. LISH is true to their mission statement and it really instilled in me those same values."

  • "Coworkers are kind, courteous and respectful of each other and the patients."

  • "My manager is interested in me as a person not just someone in a workplace, [They Have] an open door policy for questions and help find solutions when problems arise. [They] treat all staff fairly and always acknowledges a job well done."

  • The work we do at LISH makes me proud because for many of our patients we are like family . We take the time to really get to know our patients and they truly receive the care and respect that they deserve .

Qualifications

Education

Required

  • Physician Asst. Certificate Program or better

  • Masters or better in Nursing

Licenses & Certifications

Required

  • Basic Life Support

Preferred

  • PA - Certified

  • Nurse Practitioner

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